Associate Director RNA Supply (f/m/d)

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Design. Progress. Together.

CureVac AG is a global biopharmaceutical company researching and developing novel drugs based on the natural molecule Messenger RNA (mRNA). Our focus is on prophylactic vaccines, innovative cancer immunotherapies and protein-based therapies. Currently, all RNA people are striving to achieve our main goal: To bring multiple best-in-class mRNA drugs to market.

To strengthen our team in Tübingen near Stuttgart, we are currently looking to recruit a

Associate Director RNA Supply (f/m/d)
Job-ID: 4901-2103

Your responsibilities:

  • Supply non-clinical mRNA products in accordance with internal demand, project, turnaround requirements and budget
  • Assist the department director with long-range operating goals, harmonization and digitalization efforts, and with the implementation of new and advanced technology
  • Management and development of manufacturing and supply chain staff
  • Manage, coach and develop a group of three non-clinical production teams
  • Oversee root-cause investigations and corrective/preventative actions
  • Conduct performance evaluations that are timely and constructive
  • Review production reports and ensure safety, quality and financial goals
  • Oversee development and maintenance of standard operating procedures in support of manufacturing and equipment operations
  • Production forecasting and capacity management
  • Manage, evaluate and report cost of goods and turnaround time
  • Provide weekly and monthly progress reports
  • Develop and manage annual objectives, schedule and budget
  • Partner with Process Development in the planning and execution of new product transfers and technology into pre-clinical and clinical manufacturing

Your qualifications:

  • PhD in Chemistry, Engineering or Life Science with several years of manufacturing and staff supervision experience
  • Extensive knowledge of and expertise in biomolecule manufacture in regulated environment
  • Strong leadership, risk management and project management skills
  • Staff development experience
  • Ability to work within cross-functional teams
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Fluency in English is a must, additional German skills are preferred

With much passion and sense of responsibility, we work together on the medical revolution. We pride ourselves on maintaining an honest and trusting relationship with each other which is characterized by openness to new ideas and continuous progress. Mutual respect, reliability and personal initiative are self-evident for us.

Design your future with us – become part of the RNA people!   

We look forward to receiving your application via our CareerPortal.

CureVac AG

Human Resources
Ms. Alba Ardito
Friedrich-Miescher-Straße 15
72076 Tübingen